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Ore House

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147 E College Dr, Durango, CO 81301-5405 (Main Avenue)
+1 970-247-5707
17:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place was recommended at the hotel for steaks. I sat at the bar and had a nice conversation with Mark the bartender. Ordered a glass of Caymus and ordered the filet migon and french fries. The steak was cooked to order and the ff were very good.

Thank John M
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I spent a long weekend in Durango and started out with dinner at the Ore House. The food was fantastic and the service was great too. Our second trip to Durango and to the Ore House. We are never disappointed!

Thank Bonnie B
Sulphur, Louisiana
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70 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Prompt, excellent service and the food was absolutely fantastic! Only regret is that we didn't tell them it was hubby's birthday, as we learned later there were birthday perks involved! :-)

Thank christinas550
Little Rock, Arkansas
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had dinner at Ore House on a recent vacation in CO. Service was excellent and the food was wonderful. You MUST have the corn casserole!!!!

Thank karenmcguire323
Bloomingdale, Illinois
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33 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great steaks. Great service. A bit pricey, but our meals were delicious. Sorry we weren't able to visit again during our stay in Durango.

Thank gsandgj
Bear Valley, California
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

This place didn't look like it would be one of the super busy trendy spots. We went in and it's very small and very busy mid week. It is an old west type spot in decor. The waiting area where you can have drinks or if the wait is too long they'll offer to bring you an appetizer. The area... More 

Thank travelingbytwo
Ft Worth, United States
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Both the rib~eye & the sirloin steak were delicious. The mushrooms in a creamy savory sauce paired well. If you really enjoy a good steak you will not be disappointed. It's a destination for anyone who enjoys fine cuisine in

Thank Liz H
East Rockaway, New York
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48 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

We had dinner here one evening, It was well appointed, the service good, cocktails and the food delicious. It was a little on expensive side but we had no complaints.

Thank Michele W
Bartlesville, Oklahoma
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88 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Intimate and delicious! Our server, Jamie was ourstanding and she was assisted by several other excellent servers!

Thank MarciaLHansen
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We always eat at least once at the Ore House. To look at its Western Frontier building, you wouldn't think this would be one of our favorite five star restaurants. We love going after a full day shopping. You bring the appetite and they promise to fill it. And, it's Veggen Friendly!

Thank Danny E

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
American, Steakhouse
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 147 E College Dr, Durango, CO 81301-5405
    (Main Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: Trolley stop located right across the street.
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Durango
  • Phone Number: +1 970-247-5707
Established in 1972, the Ore House is one of Durango's oldest and finest restaurants. Featuring hand cut USDA certified Black Angus prime and choice steaks, steaks from ranches surrounding southwest Colorado, sustainable seafood, all natural poultry, seasonal local produce, and homemade desserts.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?